Alahednews Alahednews Libya: UN in Negotiations for Ceasefire United Nations Security Council diplomats began negotiations Tuesday on a British-drafted resolution. Libyan PM Warns EU about Almost Million of Potential Migrants Field Marshal Khalifa Haftar announced an offensive to take over Tripoli. Egyptian President Meets Libyan Commander Haftar in Cairo Al-Sisi Sunday met in Cairo with the Haftar, who is under international pressure to halt an advance on the capital Tripoli. Libya: More than 8,000 Flee Fighting – UN Says More than 8,000 people have fled fighting around Libya’s capital. Disease Outbreaks Feared In Libya as Supplies Stretched - WHO Warns WHO warned on Friday that it feared outbreaks of infectious diseases due to dirty water and people fleeing fighting nearing Tripoli. Thousands Flee Homes in Tripoli as Fighters Battle on Outskirts The UN said that at least 4,500 Tripoli residents had been displaced, most moving away from conflict areas to safer districts of the city. Libya: Suffering on the Rise from Armed Conflict Casualties from the battle for Libya’s capital mounted Tuesday and the United Nations moved dozens of migrants to safety. UN Urges Immediate Halt to Fighting in Libya The UN called for an immediate halt to fighting in Libya. US, Allies Warn against Military Offensive in Libya The United States and its allies for an immediate de-escalation of tensions in Libya. Libya: Tripoli Government Declares Military Alert Libya’s recognized government in Tripoli has declared a military alert. UN: Libyan PM, Eastern Commander Agree National Election Needed Libyan PM Haftar met the eastern military commander and on the necessity of the national elections. Libya: Attack on Foreign Ministry Building In Tripoli Leaves Two Dead Suicide attackers hit the headquarters of Libya’s foreign ministry in Tripoli, opening fire before blowing themselves up inside, according to a sec Italy FM: Libya Could Hold Elections Next Spring Libya could hold elections next spring, Italian Foreign Affairs Minister Enzo Moavero said. Libya: Rival Leaders in Paris to Meet for First Time since May Libya’s two main rival leaders met on Tuesday for the first time in more than five months as Italy hosted a conference seeking to reconcile the coun Thousands Displaced by Renewed Fighting in Libyan Capital The UN said that the renewed fighting in Tripoli – the Libyan capital – has displaced thousands. Libya: 400 Prisoners Escape amid Tripoli Clashes Libyan police said 400 prisoners have escaped amid clashes in Tripoli. UN: Armed Groups Threaten Libya Political Transition A UN expert warned of the threat posed by armed groups on the political transition in Libya. Libya: Coast Guard Rescues Some 160 Europe-Bound Migrants Libya’s coast guard said it has intercepted some 160 Europe-bound African migrants in the Mediterranean Sea near its shores. Libya: 63 Missing in New Mediterranean Shipwreck A new shipwreck off the Libyan coast has left 63 people missing in the latest disaster to hit migrants seeking to cross the Mediterranean. Libyan Army Announces Full Liberation of Derna The Libyan National Army has liberated the city of Derna from militants. Libya: Coastguard Picks Up Almost 1,000 Asylum Seekers in One Day Libyan coastguards picked up nearly 1,000 refugees heading from Africa to European states on inflatable dinghies across the Mediterranean Sea in a sin Libya’s Coast Guard Recovers 5 Bodies, Rescues Hundreds of Migrants Libyan coast guards recovered the bodies of five migrants and picked 191 survivors off the coast west of Tripoli. Libya: Haftar’s Forces Push against Militias in Oil Crescent The self-styled Libyan National Army loyal to strongman Khalifa Haftar announced Sunday a ’major offensive’ to drive rival groups from the count Military Official: Libya Militia Attacks Oil Facility in East The major Libyan oil ports of Ras Lanouf and Es Sidra were closed and evacuated due to attacks by armed opposition brigades. Libya: Fighting Escalates In Derna, UN Says Fighting escalated in the Libyan city of Derna, with air raids, shelling of residential areas and heavy ground clashes.